1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
15 copy scores, 32 cm
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle, water spots.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
15 parts and 1 score
Smoke rings is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 15 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (BS) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score indicates parts for Rab, clarinet, baritone, trumpets. Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 5 trumpets - Roy, Cat, Mercer, Herb, Ray; 3 trombones - Brown, Buster, Chuck; bass (2). -- from the Duke Ellington Library.